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Person killed after being hit by car in East Hartford

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EAST HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -

A pedestrian has died after being hit by a car in East Hartford Monday evening.

The crash was reported in the 800 block of Silver Lane around 7:30 p.m. Monday evening.

Police said the victim, a 51-year-old man, was crossing the street when he was hit by an oncoming car.

The victim was rushed to Hartford Hospital with serious injuries, but was later pronounced dead.

Police have not yet identified the victim.

Police told Eyewitness News that the driver involved in the crash is cooperating with the investigation. At this point, no charges have been filed in connection to the crash.

Residents in the area said the area is congested and many people walk in the area. They also suggested more light in the area.

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